Robert W. Leonard Jr.'s answer Courts do not generally change custody unless it is in the best interest of the children. If there is no reason to change the current situation, then the court will not likely do so. However, the courts do expect parents to work together and most orders include language such as, "or as the parties agree" to cover when parties choose to work together outside the current order.
You can contact a local family law attorney to discuss the situation further. If the attorney knows all of...
Bert Steinmann's answer Call a local attorney and get a free consult asap. A POA over the child can be given to a friend, teacher, pastor, church member. Good luck and God bless! #steinmannlaw steinmannlaw.com
Bert Steinmann's answer Arrears go back as far as the Court order states they do. A local attorney can review the order and the facts and give you a more specific answer. (This is not intended to be specific legal advice or create an attorney client relationship, contact a local attorney as soon as possible.)
Grant St Julian III's answer You may file am indigency application with the DPS to eliminate or reduce your surcharges. Your child support obligation depends on the number of children you have , and the number of different people you have to make payments to.
Robert W. Leonard Jr.'s answer If your order says he has a default possession, then he has a default possession. I am sure it is inconvenient, but be where your order says to be on the day you he starts his possession. Otherwise you are in violation of the order.
Robert W. Leonard Jr.'s answer This is an unfortunate but not uncommon situation. Provided the allegations regarding your maternal fitness are untrue, it is unlikely he will be successful. You do, however, need an attorney representing you to protect your interests.
Matthew Valley's answer You should visit with local family law counsel for a full consultation. Generally speaking, unless there are orders stating otherwise, a parent married to the other parent is free to take his/her children to different states without consent from the other parent.
Matthew Valley's answer You don't have to wait for the AG to get around to your case. You can go to court and seek an enforcement order yourself. You could also retain an attorney to help you with the process.
Robert W. Leonard Jr.'s answer Contact a local family law attorney to work with you on the adoption. The attorney will prepare the appropriate documents for the biological father to sign, and prepare the documents needed for the court.
Your spouse will have to submit to a criminal background check and the court will assign a social worker to conduct a study of your living environment.
The process is pretty simple if the father agrees. If he does not agree or changes his mind, it becomes a lawsuit and you...
Matthew Valley's answer One can seek enforcement of a custody order even if one has child support arrearages. It would be wise to talk with local counsel before doing so, as a counterpetition seeking enforcement of the child support portion of the order can be filed against him.
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